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By Alwyn Dippenaar
It is clear from these examples that blockchain has the potential to greatly benefit the field of IP and business.
By Anola Naidoo
The Regulations relating to the Protection of Personal Information 2018 (the Regulations) were published by the Information Regulator on 14 December 2018.
By Dawid Prozesky
In 2006, the South African Government introduced a tax-incentive scheme aimed at increasing scientific and technological research and development expenditure by businesses throughout all sectors in South Africa.
By Pieter Lombard
Please note that this article speaks to an action for the infringement of a patent which is to follow the application for an interdict and not to the application for an interdict itself.
By Sinazo Madlanga
In the past months, I have started really paying attention to every billboard I come across.
By Annelise Engelbreg
Filing patents in Africa is often perceived as a minefield of different regional and national laws, whilst it is in fact relatively simple.
By Pamela Maluleke
It is often said that there is nothing new under the sun, and that re-inventing the wheel is often a futile effort. Intellectual Property (IP) refers to creations of the mind, for example:
By Sonica Wilken
More often than not, business owners do not attend to a trade mark availability search before they register their company name at the Companies and Intellectual Property Commission (CIPC).
By Refiloe Nene
One of the benefits of trade marks, compared to other forms of intellectual property like patents and copyright, is that a trade mark can be protected in perpetuity. However, in order for this
By Jadon Wolmarans
South Africa has seen a dramatic rise in entrepreneurial activity with many seeking to launch new products into the marketplace.
By Tammi Pretorius
ADR, UDRP and URS. SAIIPL, ICANN, WIPO, MFSD, ADNRC, and NAF. You're probably confused, aren't you?
By Jadon Wolmarans
Watch our Jadon Wolmarans being interviewed on eNCAnews discussing counterfeit goods and its implication on all sectors across Africa.
By Mercia Fynn
The Oxford Dictionary defines doxing as "Searching for and publishing private or identifying information about a particular individual on the Internet, typically with malicious intent."
By Izaan Kuschke
You have an invention that may be patentable. You know by now that secrecy and confidentiality is key to retaining patentability of your invention.
By Mathoto Masetla
Fans of the award-winning series, Game of Thrones, were eager to watch the premiere of the long awaited 8th and final season that started on 14 April 2019 ....